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How long does it take METFORMIN to help me lose weight?

Posted 15 Dec 2011 by doirinne 27 answers

I have been diagnosed with insulin resistance Nov 2011. Taking METFORMIN, HCL ER 2000mg (since 11/4/11 worked my way up to full dose). Been on full dose for 2.5 weeks now. No weight loss. I am keeping total daily carbs under 45grams per day. Total calories < 1400. PROTEIN = 60-80GRAMS PER DAY. ...

Humalog vs Novolog (Novalog): What's the difference?

Posted 14 Sep 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

Humalog and Novolog (Novalog) are both insulins used in the treatment of diabetes. But what are the differences and similarities between them?

Levemir vs Lantus: What's the Difference?

Posted 22 Sep 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

Levemir and Lantus are both types of insulin. But which one works for longer and which one has fewer side effects?

Insulin - How many "units" are in a 3ml vial?

Posted 25 Apr 2013 by coastalcajun 1 answer

Humulin N was prescribed for my cat at 2.5 units twice a day.

Can cephalexin raise my blood sugar?

Posted 15 Jun 2015 by martyd1953 3 answers

I have been on the medication for 5 days and my sugar has been high, 250 to 300 and I take insulin.

Toujeo vs Lantus - What's the difference between them?

Posted 26 Jun 2018 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

Insulin - Difference of units to be taken in vial and penfill?

Posted 3 days ago by priya31 0 answers

I take human Mixtard 20units from a vial (40iu/ml) and now upgrading to a Novo pen (100iu/ml). Should my units change? i.e. should I take lesser units than what I am taking now?

Toujeo vs Tresiba - What's the difference between them?

Posted 29 Jun 2018 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

I am taking (2) insulin. One 30m, twice a day. The other 10m w/food.

Posted 17 days ago by Jon C Pickens 0 answers

Can I still take indomethacin?

I need insulin for my pet dog (who is like our child). The vet prescribed Novelin NPH and said it...

Posted 17 May 2018 by dbinder 2 answers

... was more cost-effective at Walmart at $40. We purchased our first at Walgreens (location closer) and did not mind paying the higher price of approx. $150. I was curious as to why Walmart sold it so much cheaper and I found out from the pharmacist at Walgreens that Walmart insulin is Relion and ...

I'm using Lantus Solostar Pen insulin on my cat. Is it to be refrigerated after use or room temp?

Posted 11 Apr 2018 by welcomebackkotter 0 answers

Since I've used this pen I have stored it in the refrigerator then I read online it should NOT be refrigerated after opening and using. Please help me. Is the insulin now ruined?

Can insulin give you diarrhea?

Posted 12 Apr 2018 by homestyle 0 answers

I was ill about 3 weeks ago with real watery diarrhea for two days. since then when I eat about 20 mins later I cramp up and have loose bowels with what looks like flem or mucus mix with it and very foul smelling

Should I stop Victoza after I have reached a plato in weight loss?

Posted 25 Jan 2018 by Elijah Daniels 0 answers

I take Victoza for a year and lost 20 Lbs. I started taking daily Victoza (1.8) with Insulin Lantus 100 (32) and my HbA1c went down from 10 to 7.5. I also take Metformin 850 3 times daily. However now I do not loose weight any more. I also feel more hungry, which was not the case when I began ...

Fluorouracil - Is this cream a fluoride based medicine?

Posted 25 Feb 2018 by jo30tomick 0 answers

I was given Efudex for precancerous spots. I had used it lightly several years ago.. but I was too scared to use it the last time the dermatologist prescribed it for my face... it was awful the first experience! I have learned about life altering side effects of Fluoroquinolone antibiotics.. and I ...

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